Nathalie Bertrams

The story of SA’s biggest power plant, and its little town

Before Big Coal, Lephalale was a small town with little water and few jobs. Two power plants have changed it

Vanilla fever: Fear sours the sweet scent of Madagascar’s success

Vanilla is more expensive than silver, which makes it big business for the island’s poor– and the pod mafia

Moz digs garimpeiros out of trouble

Artisanal miners' associations aren't always popular but they do help cut pollution and rehabilitate land.

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